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Digital Subscriptions > Quill & Quire > December 2017 > Of two minds

Of two minds

A 10-year overview of English poetry in Canada appears to give preference to a lyric approach


The Best of the Best Canadian Poetry in English

Molly Peacock and Anita Lahey, eds.

Tightrope Books

THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY edition of Tightrope Books’ Best Canadian Poetry in English anthology series compiles 90 poems from previous years to come up with a so-called “best of the best” selection. The new volume opens with introductory essays from series editors Molly Peacock and Anita Lahey, and closes with contributor commentaries and biographies, highlights from the introductions by the first nine guest editors, and an index cross-referenced by subject and form. The first poem in the new volume is Margaret Avison’s “Two Whoms or I’m in Two Minds,” and includes entries from all the expected heavyweights: Jan Zwicky, Carmine Starnino, Jeramy Dodds, Steven Heighton, and Evelyn Lau, among others.

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